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Earth Day 2013 at Nagaon

  • Green Guard Nature observs Earth Day 2013 at Nagaon
    Green Guard Nature observs Earth Day 2013 at Nagaon
Green Guard Nature Organization collaborated with Sanctuary Asia to observe Earth Day 2013 at Nagaon by educating students of two schools; Loyola School, Nagaon & Jasodadevi Goswami High School, Chapanala, Nagaon. The first is a privately run, urban, English medium school and the later, a rural, Assamese medium, Govt. school with most students from fringe forest communities. Two films, 'She's Alive' & 'The Himalayan Meltdown' were screened and members of our organization explained the issues whenever needed, besides elaborating on the significance of the day. Copies of Sanctuary Asia were also distributed. A Chinese Pangolin, rescued a day before from local hunters by a Green Guard team, was shown to the amazed children at Chapanala, who vowed to stop killing of such animals in their respective communities.
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Rituraj Phukan is the Chief Operating Officer, Walk For Water; District Manager, Assam, Nagaland & Manipur, The Climate Reality Project India and Secretary General of Green Guard Nature Organization.

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